CityLab Scholars 2019-2020 Schedule

Due to concerns regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) We are cancelling the remainder of the Scholars events for Spring 2020. 

As a former SummerLab participant, you are invited to become a CityLab Scholar. The Scholars program is designed for students who have completed the  SummerLab program and wish to extend their knowledge and skills in biotechnology. There is no fee for the CityLab Scholars program. 

The lab accommodates 12 people. Sessions are repeated on consecutive days each month. Sign up for one session per month.

 Sessions are from 4 pm – 7 pm in lab 309 B, School of Education, 2 Silber Way, Boston. Pizza will be served!

RSVP to sumlab@bu.edu.  Space is limited.

 

**In case of snow or inclement weather please note that if Boston Public Schools are closed then Scholars will be rescheduled for another date.  

Fall 2019

NOVEMBER 13TH & 14TH

Salivary Cortisol Lab – We will conduct an ELISA experiment to determine if our cortisol levels are affected by exercise.

DECEMBER 11TH & 12TH

BU Nanotechnology Lab – We will make gold nanoparticles in the lab and then use them to examine the levels of glucose in sports drinks.

 

Spring 2020

JANUARY 15TH & 16TH

Examining Lactate Dehydrogenase Lab

FEBRUARY 12TH & 13TH

Column Chromatography – Using a chromatography technique we will separate the two food dyes in grape soda

MARCH 11TH & 12TH – CANCELLED

APRIL 15TH & 16TH – CANCELLED

MAY – CANCELLED